Intent

  • Children know that writing is a fundamental tool which enables them to communicate.
  • Children express themselves as competent and confident writers.
  • Children have a grammatical understanding and a rich vocabulary with which to write clearly, accurately and coherently.
  • Children have the independence and confidence to adapt their language and style for a range of contexts, purposes and audiences.

How do our values shine through in Writing

Respect

Children demonstrate respect for others through the form and purpose of their writing and consideration of their audience.

Compassion

Children demonstrate compassion and empathy for others through the form and purpose of their writing and consideration of their audience.

Courage

Children have the courage to take risks in their writing, be creative and aim high.

Perseverance

Children are encouraged to write to a high standard, taking pride in their work. They evaluate, edit, refine and proofread to achieve their best.